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bigmcgaffney on Overwatch: What SHOULD be the Play of the Game?

The POTG in Overwatch usually goes to someone who killed a bunch of enemies in a short time frame, which usually… more

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Mark Lee OTI Staff on OTI Glossary: The Ghost Ship Moment

This gives me an idea for a fun data-driven post: take a bunch of superhero movies with origin stories and log… more

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Matthew Belinkie OTI Staff on OTI Glossary: The Ghost Ship Moment

Smallville is an interesting case! On the one hand, it seems completely correct that Clark becoming Superman is… more

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Matthew Belinkie OTI Staff on OTI Glossary: The Ghost Ship Moment

Well let’s see, the premise of Burn After Reading is that two knuckleheads find the memoirs of a spy. The key question… more

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An Inside Joke In A Way on OTI Glossary: The Ghost Ship Moment

It’s been years since I’ve seen the movie, but maybe Burn After Reading would count? I seem to remember at least… more

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Tulse on OTI Glossary: The Ghost Ship Moment

Another interesting edge case is “alternative timeline” movies, such as Sliding Doors, where the audience… more

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Tulse on OTI Glossary: The Ghost Ship Moment

Don’t most superhero origin story films have some kind of GSM? The audience knows going into the movie that Peter… more

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Tulse on OTI Glossary: The Ghost Ship Moment

I suppose that both Being There is a bit like that, although I don’t think the audience knows what the story is going in.

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Fred Firestine on Episode 417: Brentrance, or Brintrusion

When reviewing British contributions to pop culture, I like to remember the contributions of Gerry and Silvia Anderson.… more

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Matthew Belinkie OTI Staff on OTI Glossary: The Ghost Ship Moment

This raises a fascinating possibility: could there be a movie where the Ghost Ship Moment never comes because the… more

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